Holiday Hours

The galleries and research department at the HAHS Center for History and Culture will be closed on the following days in observance of the holidays: Thanksgiving Day (November 27) November 28 Christmas Day (December 25) December 26 New Year’s Day (January 1) January 2 The Cannery Cafe will still be open to serve up breakfast […]

Oliver Masion - HAHS

The Man Behind the Mansion: Frank Delos Wolfe

By John Christian, Assistant Archivist It may sound sacrilegious for a historian to say, but I am not the biggest fan of architectural history. Or at least that was the case before I was contacted by Krista Van Laan in February of this year. Krista was working on her book Frank Delos Wolfe: California Prairie […]


Research Library Closed November 15

Due to the Mt. Eden & Chabot College Stories photo scanning event, the HAHS Research Library will be closed on Saturday, November 15.  Regular hours will resume on Wednesday, November 19.   We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.  To schedule an appointment for on-site research, please call (510) 581-0223 to speak with one of […]